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2018

Sudden event monitoring of civil infrastructure using demand-based wireless smart sensors

Fu, Y., Hoang, T., Mechitov, K., Kim, J. R., Zhang, D. & Spencer, B. F., Dec 1 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 12, 4480.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Monitoring
sensors
Earthquakes
Budgets
2016

Optimization methodology for cross-section size in momentresisting frame design

Xu, J., Lu, X. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2016, Structures and Architecture - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Structures and Architecture, ICSA 2016. Cruz, P. J. S. (ed.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 1037-1044 8 p. (Structures and Architecture - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Structures and Architecture, ICSA 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Steel construction
2015

System identification of an in-service railroad bridge using wireless smart sensors

Kim, R. E., Moreu, F. & Spencer, B. F., Mar 1 2015, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 15, 3, p. 683-698 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroad bridges
Smart sensors
Identification (control systems)
Calibration
Highway bridges
2019

Modeling the mechanical response of gas hydrate reservoirs in triaxial stress space

Wu, Y., Li, N., Hyodo, M., Gu, M., Cui, J. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 8 2019, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 44, 48, p. 26698-26710 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

triaxial stresses
Gas hydrates
Hydrates
Bearings (structural)
hydrates
Seismic response
Damping
Seismic design
Ordinary differential equations

Gaussian mixture model for automated tracking of modal parameters of long-span bridge

Mao, J. X., Wang, H. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2019, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 24, 2, p. 243-256 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Learning systems
Monitoring
Structural health monitoring
Temperature

Hybrid Polarimetric GPR Calibration and Elongated Object Orientation Estimation

Liu, H., Huang, X., Han, F., Cui, J., Spencer, B. F. & Xie, X., Jul 2019, In : IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. 12, 7, p. 2080-2087 8 p., 8718348.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ground penetrating radar
Radar
Calibration
calibration
Ground penetrating radar systems
2018

Free vibration-based system identification using temporal cross-correlations

Narazaki, Y., Hoskere, V. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibrations (mechanical)
Identification (control systems)
Vibration measurement
Power spectrum
Random processes
2016

Response enhancement of a 32-story building structure using two types of track nonlinear energy sinks

Wang, J., Lu, X., Wierschem, N. E. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2016, Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016. Parlikad, A. K., Schooling, J. M., Soga, K., Mair, R. J. & Jin, Y. (eds.). ICE Publishing, p. 475-480 6 p. (Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Damping
Stiffness
Electron energy levels
2018

Stochastic optimisation of buckling restrained braced frames under seismic loading

Xu, J., Fermandois, G. A., Spencer, B. F. & Lu, X., Oct 3 2018, In : Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. 14, 10, p. 1386-1401 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

buckling
Buckling
structural response
white noise
ductility
2015

Low-latency data acquisition hardware for real-time wireless sensor applications

Linderman, L. E., Jo, H. & Spencer, B. F., Mar 1 2015, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 15, 3, p. 1800-1809 10 p., 6952924.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

data acquisition
Data acquisition
hardware
Hardware
structural health monitoring
2019

Optimal dissipative coupling design of two oscillators based on nonlinear stochastic response

Potenza, F., Gattulli, V. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2019, COMPDYN 2019 - 7th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Proceedings. Papadrakakis, M. & Fragiadakis, M. (eds.). National Technical University of Athens, p. 3395-3402 8 p. (COMPDYN Proceedings; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

white noise
White noise
Excitation
Linearization
Earthquakes
2018

Structural Displacement Measurement Using an Unmanned Aerial System

Yoon, H., Shin, J. & Spencer, B. F., Mar 2018, In : Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. 33, 3, p. 183-192 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Displacement measurement
Cameras
Antennas
Structural health monitoring
Bridge clearances
2015

Dynamic assessment of timber railroad bridges using displacements

Moreu, F., Jo, H., Li, J., Kim, R. E., Cho, S., Kimmle, A., Scola, S., Le, H., Spencer, B. F. & LaFave, J. M., Oct 1 2015, In : Journal of Bridge Engineering. 20, 10, 4014114.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroad bridges
Timber
Railroads
Piles
Inspection
2017

Inertial mass damper for mitigating cable vibration

Lu, L., Duan, Y. F., Spencer, B. F., Lu, X. & Zhou, Y., Oct 2017, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 24, 10, e1986.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cables
Damping
Vibrations (mechanical)
Energy dissipation
Stiffness
2016

Substructure-level based method for damage quantification in determinant trusses

Blachowski, B., An, Y. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2016, Proceedings of ISMA 2016 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering and USD2016 - International Conference on Uncertainty in Structural Dynamics. Sas, P., Moens, D. & van de Walle, A. (eds.). KU Leuven, Departement Werktuigkunde, p. 3283-3293 11 p. (Proceedings of ISMA 2016 - International Conference on Noise and Vibration Engineering and USD2016 - International Conference on Uncertainty in Structural Dynamics).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

trusses
Trusses
Global optimization
substructures
determinants

Improving Situational Awareness of the As-Is Building Conditions through Multi-Modal Sensing and Analytics Using Thermal Camera-Equipped Smartphones

Ham, Y., Yoon, H. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2016, Construction Research Congress 2016: Old and New Construction Technologies Converge in Historic San Juan - Proceedings of the 2016 Construction Research Congress, CRC 2016. Perdomo-Rivera, J. L., Lopez del Puerto, C., Gonzalez-Quevedo, A., Maldonado-Fortunet, F. & Molina-Bas, O. I. (eds.). American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), p. 898-908 11 p. (Construction Research Congress 2016: Old and New Construction Technologies Converge in Historic San Juan - Proceedings of the 2016 Construction Research Congress, CRC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smartphones
Cameras
Wireless local area networks (WLAN)
Energy efficiency
Global positioning system
2017

Cross-Correlation-based structural system identification using unmanned aerial vehicles

Yoon, H., Hoskere, V., Park, J. W. & Spencer, B. F., Sep 11 2017, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 17, 9, 2075.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pilotless aircraft
system identification
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
cross correlation
Identification (control systems)
2016

Hybrid analytical-experimental simulation in earthquake response assessment

Elnashai, A. S., Kwon, O., Gencturk, B., Mahmoud, H., Spencer, B., Elanwar, H. & Kim, S., Jan 1 2016, Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2016. Zingoni, A. (ed.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 16-22 7 p. (Insights and Innovations in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Computation, SEMC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Earthquakes
Testing
Computer program listings
Analytical models
2019

Backstepping adaptive control for real-time hybrid simulation including servo-hydraulic dynamics

Ouyang, Y., Shi, W., Shan, J. & Spencer, B. F., Sep 1 2019, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 130, p. 732-754 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Backstepping
Hydraulics
Controllers
Robustness (control systems)
Dynamic models
2017

Model-based framework for multi-axial real-time hybrid simulation testing

Fermandois, G. A. & Spencer, B. F., Oct 1 2017, In : Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration. 16, 4, p. 671-691 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actuators
Controllers
Testing
simulation
Earthquakes
2018

Reference-free structural dynamic displacement estimation method

Gomez, F., Park, J. W. & Spencer, B. F., Aug 2018, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 25, 8, e2209.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural dynamics
Railroad bridges
FIR filters
Timber
Simulators
2017

Rapid damage assessment in tall buildings after seismic events

Tsuchimoto, K. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2017, Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017. Chang, F-K. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications, p. 1123-1130 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tall buildings
Health Care Costs
Maintenance
Safety
Structural health monitoring
2019

Dense 3D displacement and strain measurement framework of miter gates using computer vision

Narazaki, Y., Hoskere, V., Spencer, B. F., Foltz, S. & Smith, M. D., Jan 1 2019, Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. Chang, F-K., Guemes, A. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc., p. 3065-3072 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring; vol. 2).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Displacement measurement
Strain measurement
Computer vision
Water
Physics
2015

Multiple degrees of freedom positioning correction for hybrid simulation

Chang, C. M., Frankie, T. M., Spencer, B. F. & Kuchma, D. A., Feb 17 2015, In : Journal of Earthquake Engineering. 19, 2, p. 277-296 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

positioning
Elastic deformation
simulation
Monitoring
monitoring system
2016

Numerical and experimental study of the performance of a single-sided vibro-impact track nonlinear energy sink

Wang, J., Wierschem, N., Spencer, B. F. & Lu, X., Apr 10 2016, In : Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics. 45, 4, p. 635-652 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excitation energy
Electron energy levels
Frequency response
Analytical models
Energy dissipation
2018

Design criteria for dissipative devices in coupled oscillators under seismic excitation

Gattulli, V., Potenza, F. & Spencer, B. F., Jul 2018, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 25, 7, e2167.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stochastic systems
2017

New stochastic approach of vehicle energy dissipation on nondeformable rough pavements

Kim, R. E., Kang, S., Spencer, B. F., Al-Qadi, I. L. & Ozer, H., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 143, 4, 04016118.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pavements
Energy dissipation
Surface roughness
Vehicle suspensions
White noise

Stochastic analysis of energy dissipation of a half-car model on nondeformable rough pavement

Kim, R. E., Kang, S., Spencer, B. F., Ozer, H. & Al-Qadi, I. L., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Transportation Engineering Part B: Pavements. 143, 4, 04017016.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pavements
Energy dissipation
Railroad cars
energy
energy consumption
2019
Rolling resistance
Light trailers
Fuel consumption
Energy dissipation
Trucks

Vision-based automated bridge component recognition with high-level scene consistency

Narazaki, Y., Hoskere, V., Hoang, T. A., Fujino, Y., Sakurai, A. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bridge components
Earthquakes
Classifiers
Inspection
Semantics
2018

Simultaneous estimation of rebar diameter and cover thickness by a GPR-EMI dual sensor

Zhou, F., Chen, Z., Liu, H., Cui, J., Spencer, B. F. & Fang, G., Sep 6 2018, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 18, 9, 2969.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radar
ground penetrating radar
Electromagnetic induction
Electromagnetic Phenomena
induction

Demand-based wireless smart sensors for earthquake monitoring of civil infrastructure

Fu, Y., Zhu, L., Hoang, T., Mechitov, K. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2018, Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2018. Wang, K-W., Sohn, H. & Lynch, J. P. (eds.). SPIE, 105980Z. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10598).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart Sensors
Smart sensors
Wireless Sensors
Earthquake
Earthquakes
2015

Real-time hybrid simulation of a smart base-isolated building

Asai, T., Chang, C. M. & Spencer, B. F., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 141, 3, 04014128.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Real time systems
Hybrid systems
Earthquakes
Actuators
2019

Towards the application of image based monitoring of USACE large civil infrastructure

Alexander, Q. G., Hoskere, V., Spencer, B. F. & Smith, M. D., Jan 1 2019, Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. Chang, F-K., Guemes, A. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc., p. 390-397 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Engineers
Costs and Cost Analysis
Monitoring
Structural health monitoring
Health
2016

Victim Localization and Assessment System for Emergency Responders

Yoon, H., Shiftehfar, R., Cho, S., Spencer, B. F., Nelson, M. E. & Agha, G., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering. 30, 2, 04015011.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disasters
Wi-Fi
Smartphones
Earthquakes
Fires
2019

Bayesian modeling updating of miter gates with uncertain boundary conditions

Gomez, F., Spencer, B. F. & Smith, M. D., Jan 1 2019, Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. Chang, F-K., Guemes, A. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc., p. 310-316 7 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things (IIOT) - Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Markov Chains
Principal Component Analysis
Economics
Research Personnel
Boundary conditions
2017

Railroad bridge monitoring using wireless smart sensors

Moreu, F., Kim, R. E. & Spencer, B. F., Feb 1 2017, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 24, 2, e1863.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Railroad bridges
Smart sensors
Monitoring
Railroads
Inspection
2016

Probabilistic assessment of high-throughput wireless sensor networks

Kim, R. E., Mechitov, K., Sim, S. H., Spencer, B. F. & Song, J., Jun 2016, In : Sensors (Switzerland). 16, 6, 792.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Sensor networks
Wireless sensor networks
Throughput
Structural health monitoring
2018

Monitoring of chloride-induced corrosion in steel rebars

Lan, C., Tuerhan, M., Liu, C., Li, H. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 17 2018, In : Corrosion Engineering Science and Technology. 53, 8, p. 601-610 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Steel
Chlorides
Corrosion
Monitoring
Stress concentration

A novel distribution regression approach for data loss compensation in structural health monitoring

Chen, Z., Bao, Y., Li, H. & Spencer, B. F., Nov 1 2018, In : Structural Health Monitoring. 17, 6, p. 1473-1490 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structural health monitoring
Probability density function
Health
Extrapolation
Compensation and Redress
2015

Embedding compressive sensing-based data loss recovery algorithm into wireless smart sensors for structural health monitoring

Zou, Z., Bao, Y., Li, H., Spencer, B. F. & Ou, J., Feb 1 2015, In : IEEE Sensors Journal. 15, 2, p. 797-808 12 p., 6894120.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
structural health monitoring
Structural health monitoring
embedding
recovery
2019
Steel
Gravitation
2018

Beam Finite Element Including Shear Lag Effect of Extra-Wide Concrete Box Girders

Zhou, G., Li, A., Li, J., Duan, M., Spencer, B. F. & Zhu, L., Nov 1 2018, In : Journal of Bridge Engineering. 23, 11, 04018083.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suspension bridges
Beams and girders
Concrete beams and girders
Concretes
Describing functions
2016

Autonomous evaluation of human annoyance rate induced by subway trains using high-sensitivity wireless smart sensors

Zhang, W., Sun, K., Ding, H., Kim, R. E. & Spencer, B. F., Jan 1 2016, Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016. Parlikad, A. K., Schooling, J. M., Soga, K., Mair, R. J. & Jin, Y. (eds.). ICE Publishing, p. 221-226 6 p. (Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Smart sensors
Subways
Subway stations
Structural health monitoring
Testing

Consequence-based management of North American railroad bridge networks enabled by wireless smart Sensors

Moreit, F., Spencer, B. F., Foutch, D. A. & Scola, S., Jan 1 2016, Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016. Parlikad, A. K., Schooling, J. M., Soga, K., Mair, R. J. & Jin, Y. (eds.). ICE Publishing, p. 687-692 6 p. (Transforming the Future of Infrastructure through Smarter Information - Proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Infrastructure and Construction, ICSIC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Railroad bridges
Smart sensors
Repair
Railroads
Costs
2019

Sensor fault management techniques for wireless smart sensor networks in structural health monitoring

Fu, Y., Peng, C., Gomez, F., Narazaki, Y. & Spencer, B. F., Jul 2019, In : Structural Control and Health Monitoring. 26, 7, e2362.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Smart sensors
Structural health monitoring
Sensor networks
Sensors
Identification (control systems)
2018

A beam with arbitrarily placed lateral dampers: Evolution of complex modes with damping

Chen, Y., McFarland, D. M., Spencer, B. F. & Bergman, L. A., Jan 1 2018, In : JVC/Journal of Vibration and Control. 24, 2, p. 379-392 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Natural frequencies
Damping
Boundary conditions
Vibrations (mechanical)
2017

Towards an automated damage detection system for miter gates on navigation locks: Detecting boundary condition degradation

Eick, B. A., Spencer, B. F., Smith, M. D., Alexander, Q. G. & Foltz, S. D., Jan 1 2017, Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017. Chang, F-K. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications, p. 307-314 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Damage detection
Navigation
Structural health monitoring
Boundary conditions
Degradation
2019

Design formulas for vibration control of sagged cables using passive MR dampers

Duan, Y., Ni, Y. Q., Zhang, H., Spencer, B. F., Ko, J. M. & Dong, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Smart Structures and Systems. 23, 6, p. 537-551 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vibration control
Cables
Damping
Stiffness
Cable stayed bridges